Towards resolving the crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday met with the aggrieved governors at the First Lady Conference room in the Presidential Villa.
The aggrieved governors had on the 31st of August break away from the main party to form the ‘New PDP’ under the chairmanship of Kawu Baraje. Journalists were barred from entering the venue of the meeting which started some minutes after 4 p.m. They were told that the meeting did not need media coverage.
Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi, wearing white shirt, drove himself to the First Lady office around 5:14 p.m. in a Black Range Rover jeep with plate number Nasarawa AE 153 NBB behind Babangida Aliyu, Niger State Governor’s vehicle.
Other aggrieved governors at the meeting included Kwara State, Abdulafatah Ahmed, Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako, Jigawa State, Sule Lamido,
Among the Pro-Jonathan governors at the meeting included Katsina State, Ibrahim Shema, Cross Rivers State , Liyel Imoke, Kogi State, Idris Wada, Gombe State, Ibrahim Dankwanbo,